Tribal Government

SaginawChippewa Indian Tribe Council

The Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe Council is committed to providing information of interest to all its members, both on and off the reservation.

Our Tribal Council
( l to r:) Tim Davis (district 1),Ronnie Ekdahl, (Sgt. At Arms), Candace Benzinger (district 1), Kenny Sprague (district 1), Gayle Ruhl (Treasurer) ,Brent Jackson (Sub-Chief),Frank Cloutier (District #3/At-Large), Chief , Michelle Colwell (Secretary), Lindy Hunt (district 1),Amanda Oldman (district 1), Diana Grundahl (Tribal Chaplain) , Ron Nelson (district 2)

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Information Technology: Training
Information Technology: Training
The IT Technical Training Division is available to assist all associates within the Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe's organization. Our goal is to support and aid associates with their job duties and help them understand and effectively utilize the Microsoft Office Products. We offer a variety of instructor led Microsoft Office training sessions, such as Excel, PowerPoint, Word, Outlook and Publisher. We also offer ongoing Keyboarding courses to increase your typing efficiency.

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A selection from the Ziibiwing Cultural Center
A Ziibiwing Center Collection
With the help of our contributors in 2007, the ZC Collections Committee acquired 1,483 artifacts that are beneficial to the cultural and spiritual well-being of the tribe.

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Human Resources

The Human Resources Office of the Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe handles all recruitment, application and job placement for individuals interested in seeking employment here. There are a wide variety of available opportunities. The tribe supports an array of activities similar to what you find in any municipality, including hotel and gaming enterprises, governmental services, and educational administration.

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Job Hotline
Employment Center

Tread N' Miles For a Healthy Heart
Published: 2/8/2016 11:00:00 AM - Nimkee Fitness

Attention : Team Competition Recognizing Healthy Heart Month, Starting Feb. 16, 2016 at the Nimkee Fitness Center
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Red Dress Dinner and Fashion Show
Published: 2/5/2016 1:00:00 PM - Nimkee Clinic

Wednesday, Feb. 17, 2016 | 5:30 PM Soaring Eagle Casino and Resort Conference Center 6800 Soaring Eagle Blvd., Mt. Pleasant, MI 48858
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Elder's Valentines Box Social
Published: 2/4/2016 3:00:00 PM - Andahwod Senior Care

Saturday, February 13 from 12pm-2pm at Andahwod
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Crystal Mountain Family Ski Trip
Published: 2/4/2016 2:00:00 PM - Public Relations

Saturday, Feb. 13, 2016. Join the Recreation Department at the mountain or catch a ride in one of our vans to spend a fun-filled day skiing or snowboarding.
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Youth Council Pop Can Drive
Published: 2/4/2016 1:00:00 PM - Youth Council

Monday Feb. 8, 2016 From 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. Drop off is at the Tribal Maintenance Department
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Nimkee Fitness Center Quicktip - February 2016
Published: 2/3/2016 10:00:00 AM - Nimkee Fitness

“Contrary to popular belief, fitness is about being happy and healthy– not being shredded and measuring the gravitational pull between you and the earth.”
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Tax Q and A
Published: 2/2/2016 2:00:00 PM - Housing Dept.

Feb. 13, 2016 10:30 a.m. & 1:30 p.m. Housing is offering a tax question and answer session, A tax representative will be here to answer questions for filing current and past taxes.
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Live Webcast: SCIT Housing Workshop - Tax Talk
Published: 2/2/2016 2:00:00 PM - Housing Dept.

February 13, at 1030am. Featuring Susan Hackenberg, Block Advisors Tax Advisor.
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February is American Heart Month
Published: 2/2/2016 8:00:00 AM - Nimkee Clinic

Cardiovascular disease is the #1 cause of death in the U.S. Millions of Americans live with heart disease, stroke (which is #5 cause of death), or a cardiovascular condition.
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Jake and Mary Pine
Published: 1/29/2016 11:00:00 AM - 7th Generation Programs

February 4th & 5th | 8am to 5pm | 7957 E. Remus Rd. Mt. Pleasant, 48858
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Jake and Mary Pine
Feb. 4 & 5
8am to 5pm
Tax Q and A
Feb. 13
1030am and 130pm
Tall Cop Says Stop
Feb. 25
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Events for February
  • Revenue Sharing

  • As of May 14, 2014, The Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe has distributed $225,428,719.54 to local businesses and schools. (-More-)
  • Final Journey

  • A special place to acknowledge and honor members who have walked on...
  • Our Final Journey